22 ianuarie 2021

Biden proposes five-year extension of nuke treaty with Russia


WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden has proposed to Russia a five-year extension of a nuclear arms treaty that is otherwise set to expire in February, the White House said Thursday.Biden proposed the extension even as he asked the intelligence community to look closely into Russia's cyberattacks, its alleged interference in the 2020 election and other actions, press secretary Jen Psaki told reporters.Russia has said for some time that it would welcome an extension of the New START treaty, which [...]